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Illinois Engineering Field Handbook - Notice 76

United States Department of Agriculture
Natural Resources Conservation Service
2118 W. Park Court, Champaign, IL 61821
Phone: 217/353-6600 Fax: 217/353-6676

June 4, 2014

210 – ENG
Notice IL76

SUBJECT: ENG – National Engineering Handbook (NEH), Part 645, Engineering Technical Materials

Purpose. To distribute revised IL-ENG standard drawings.

Effective Date: Upon receipt.

Explanation of Changes. This notice distributes 19 revised and 1 new standard drawings. Details of the revisions can be found in the attached “Revised Drawings” sheet.

The main change is the addition of detailed construction joint specifications to drawings involving reinforced concrete. Also, the rock chute and block chute drawings were updated so they are consistent with each other. A new drawing for a tile stub detail for a pipe drop inlet was added.

The Illinois NRCS engineering website will be revised to reflect the updated drawings at:

Filing Instructions (Drawings). Optional. Holders of hardcopy Illinois Engineering Drawing binders should:

  1. Replace Numerical Index dated 5/2014 with the new Numerical Index (attached) dated 6/2014.
  2. Replace Category Index dated 5/2014 with the new Category Index (attached) dated 6/2014.
  3. Print copies of the new and revised drawings, which will be temporarily available on SharePoint until the drawings are posted to the Illinois NRCS engineering website:
  4. Follow instructions on attached distribution listing of new drawings, filing in the IL-ENG Drawing binder.

Any questions regarding this submittal should be directed to the Area Engineer.

/s/ Ruth Book
State Conservation Engineer

Dist: All IL NRCS and SWCD Employees


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EFH Notive 76 - dwgs.doc [DOC, 966kb]

2014 June Category Drawing Schedule
2014 June category schedule.pdf [PDF, 29kb]

2014 June Numerical Drawing Schedule
2014 June numerical schedule.pdf [PDF, 29kb]

Revised Drawings June 2014
Revised Dwgs June 2014.pdf [PDF, 15kb]